PHILIPPINE JOURNAL OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
This is to announce that we are now accepting manuscripts for the 2011 issue of the Philippine Journal of Social Development (PJSD). The deadline for submission of manuscripts for this issue is on August 31, 2011.
The goal of this journal is to promote analysis and dialogue about social welfare and social development practices and issues in the Philippines and South-East Asian region. For this issue, the theme is “Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation for Social Development”.
Institutional Support and Editorial Staff
This journal is published by the College of Social Work and Community Development of the University of the Philippines Diliman. The Editors of the journal are faculty members of the College of Social Work and Community Development of the University of the Philippines Diliman. For this issue, the editor is Dr. Emmanuel M. Luna, Professor of Community Development and a specialist in Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction and Management. Dr. JC Gaillard of the University of Auckland, New Zealand, is the International Advisor.
Statement of Policy and Themes/Subjects
The PJSD is a national refereed journal that provides a venue for the exchange of knowledge and views among professionals and academics engaged in social welfare, social development and social policy work. It is committed to the promotion of socially responsive and appropriate interventions that engender social equality and challenge discrimination and oppression of marginalized sectors and populations. Opinions expressed in the articles are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official position of the College of Social Work and Community Development or the University of the Philippines Diliman.
The journal invites submissions pertaining to “Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation for Social Development”.